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Henry Clay

OBV: HENRY CLAY AND THE AMERICAN SYSTEM, around plain draped bust of Clay, facing right; signed IBG beneath bust; surrounded by serrated circle attached to rim. REV: UNITED / WE / STAND within laurel wreath, surrounded by serrated circle attached to rim.

Credit Line

Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins

Hard Times (1833–1844), 1840

Object Place

United States

Catalogue Raisonné

HT 79

Accession Number

01.1897

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Tokens and Contorniates